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Marat Safin - Russia - Wimbledon 2008 (Semi-Finalist)

Photo/Foto: Nigel French

Date: 03 July 2008

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Sunday, 27 January 1980
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Moscow, Russia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Russia
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Marat SAFIN - Russia - Wimbledon 2008 (Semi-Finalist)

LAST 16. WIMBLEDON 2008
ROGER FEDERER defeated LLEYTON HEWITT 7-6(9-7), 6-2, 6-4
MARIO ANCIC defeated FERNANDO VERDASCO 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 13-11
MARAT SAFIN defeated STANISLAS WAWRINKA 6-4, 6-3, 5-7, 6-1
FELICIANO LOPEZ defeated MARCOS BAGHDATIS 5-7, 6-2, 3-6, 7-6(7-4), 8-6
RAINER SCHUETTLER defeated JANKO TIPSAREVIC 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(7-4)
ARNAUD CLEMENT defeated MARIN CILIC 6-3, 7-5, 6-2
ANDY MURRAY defeated RICHARD GASQUET 5-7, 3-6, 7-6(7-3), 6-2, 6-4
RAFAEL NADAL defeated MIKHAIL YOUZHNY 6-3, 6-3, 6-1
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QUARTERFINALS
ROGER FEDERER defeated MARIO ANCIC 6-1, 7-5, 6-4
MARAT SAFIN defeated FELICIANO LOPEZ 3-6, 7-5, 7-6(7-1), 6-3
RAINER SCHUETTLER defeated ARNAUD CLEMENT 6-3, 5-7, 7-6(8-6), 6-7(7-9), 8-6
RAFAEL NADAL defeated ANDY MURRAY 6-3, 6-2, 6-4
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SEMIFINALS
ROGER FEDERER defeated MARAT SAFIN 6-3, 7-6(7-3), 6-4
RAFAEL NADAL defeated RAINER SCHUETTLER 6-1, 7-6(7-3), 6-4
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FINAL
RAFAEL NADAL defeated ROGER FEDERER 6-4, 6-4, 6-7(5-7), 6-7(6-8), 9-7
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(The pictures above show Marat at Wimbledon 2008. Safin enjoyed a welcome return to form to reach the semi-final stage before bowing out to Roger Federer. It was the first time the Russian had reached the semi-finals of a Grand Slam event since his victory at the 2005 Australian Open.)